Firm withdraws phone mast plans

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PEOPLE from Bradford on Avon who have been protesting against plans for a telephone mast in the town are celebrating after the application was withdrawn. People living in Bath Road and Masons Lane were overjoyed to learn Galliford Try, the company wh...

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Bradford goes quackers for duck race

THE centre of Bradford on Avon welcomed a special visitor this week to help promote the annual Easter Monday Duck Race. Puddleduck, also known as Ceri Birth, was at the Town Bridge on Monday (March 27) to help spread the word. She was joined by Daryl...

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Bath Comedy Festival comes to Bradford

COMEDY favourites Barry Cryer and Ronnie Golden are coming to Bradford on Avon as part of Bath Comedy Festival. The duo will be taking to the stage at Wiltshire Music Centre in Ashley Road on Wednesday (April 5) where they will be performing a two-ho...

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AskBoA: Lamb Yard Legacy- how long will this continue?

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One of the most hideous public areas in town, come on everyone, make a noise….. Do Pentland own this area, or a private individual?

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The Food Assembly Comes to Bradford-On-Avon

We are really pleased to announce that Bradford-on-Avon will have its very own Food Assembly launching w/c 20th March! Every week Food Assembly customers in Bradford-On-Avon and the surrounding local areas can order food online from local food produc...

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Local hero saves woman from drowning

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A holiday maker who was saved after falling in the Kennet & Avon Canal has said if it wasn’t for her quick-thinking hero then she wouldn’t have survived. Non swimmer Irene Teggin, 70, of Coppenhall, near Crewe, was on a barge holiday ...

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AskBoA: Not So Beautiful Bradford?

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Growing amount of mismatched advertisements for local shops, has turned into a messy and scruffy advert facing tourists as they cross the bridge. Wiltshire Council need to deal with this and organise something appropriate. Some are out of date and ch...

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AskBoA: Kingston Mills / Grist Court management company…. how good / bad are they?

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Hi guys First post here…. would really appreciate some advice from Grist Court property owners / leaseholders. Am an out-of-towner on the verge of purchasing a Grist Court flat, but just viewed a whole bunch of negative Pentland Estate Manageme...

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Canal boat residents demonstrate against trust’s eviction rules

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PEOPLE living on canal boats on the Bradford on Avon stretch of the Kennet and Avon are calling for an end to evictions from homes on the water. The boat owners waved placards at the open lock event in the town, which had been organised by the Canal ...

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Proposed 20mph Speed Limits

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The Town Council has produced an information sheet on the proposed 20mph Speed Limits in the town. Detailed maps can be viewed at the town council offices or by clicking the links below: North Ward South Ward ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 THE COUN...

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Area Board Previews River Crossing Consultation

Bradford on Avon Area Board When: Wednesday 8 March at 6.30pm for 7pm start Where: St Margaret’s Hall, Bradford on Avon Agenda includes: River Crossing Feasibility – public consultation Sarah Gibson, LA Box Report back from Our Community Matters ...

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BRADFORD ON AVON DUCK RACE 2017

BRADFORD ON AVON DUCK RACE EASTER MONDAY 17TH APRIL 2017 –  12.00 NOON AT THE TOWN BRIDGE It’s that time of year again when we get all our little ducks out from hibernation and host one of our most prestigious events in the Town Council cale...

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CS Bowyer batters the Pancake Race competition

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PANCAKE-flippers from businesses across Bradford on Avon braved the rain to take part in this year’s Pancake Race. Ten competitors from the town lined up at the start by Town Bridge on the rainy Tuesday (November 28) afternoon, with members of the ...

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Grant Applications to Bradford on Avon Town Council 2017-18

Bradford on Avon Town Council are pleased to be able to support organisations and in exceptional circumstances, individuals, who work to directly benefit the whole town, or part of the area or its inhabitants. It has recently been decided to replace ...

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Ask BoA: Have you found a Fob key with a red ribbon?

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A Gentleman has lost a Fob key with a red ribbon on yesterday outside hair @ 28 market street. If you have found it, can you contact us: http://www.bradfordonavon.com/contact-us/

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